The 6-8 Mathematics Teaching Certificate Program enables teachers to extend their competence in teaching middle grades mathematics. It will enhance their understanding of mathematics content, problem solving and reasoning and their knowledge of ways of teaching mathematics to middle grades students from diverse and minority backgrounds. Completion of the certificate will better prepare individuals for teaching mathematics in middle schools. Entrance requirements are Bachelor’s degree and a 3.0 GPA in the last two years of college work. This certificate program is open to non-degreeseeking students only.